John Malet Armstrong DSO, RAN

Born  5 Jan 1900Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Died  30 Dec 1988(88)Jersey island, U.K.

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31 Dec 1913 Cadet
1 Jan 1918 Mid.
1 Sep 1919 A/S.Lt.
15 Oct 1919 S.Lt.
15 Mar 1921 Lt.
15 Mar 1929 Lt.Cdr.
30 Jun 1935 Cdr.
??? A/Capt.
31 Dec 1942 Capt.

Retired: 4 Jan 1960


1 Jul 1941 Mentioned in Despatches (MID)
1 May 1945 DSO
7 Jun 1951 CBE

Warship Commands listed for John Malet Armstrong, RAN

HMAS Manoora (F 48)A/Capt.Armed Merchant Cruiser30 Apr 194226 Oct 1942
HMAS Westralia (F 95)A/Capt.Armed Merchant Cruiser30 Oct 194217 Dec 1942
HMAS Australia (D 84)Capt.Heavy cruiser29 Oct 19445 Aug 1945

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